Forage analysis can help in-lamb feeding plans

Long, Jonathan
February 2007
Farmers Weekly;2/9/2007, Vol. 146 Issue 6, p42
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The article focuses on the importance of forage analysis in in-lamb feeding plans. Forage analysis allows rations to be formulated to balance silage quality and ewes to be fed based on approximate silage intake according to farmer Richard Tyler. It says that failure to feed in-lamb ewes properly can be costly specifically when it results to twin-lamb ewe disease and poor quality lambs.


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